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1 August 2014 Last updated at 11:48

OAP anger at funeral parlour plansHearse

Plans to open a funeral parlour opposite a block of retirement flats are described by neighbours as "totally insensitive".

Basildon HospitalFour guilty of £1.1m hospital fraud

Four people have been convicted of conspiracy to defraud an Essex hospital out of £1.1m.

Leanne MeechamWoman 'stabbed by step-dad ex-lover'

A man stabbed his step-daughter to death after their relationship ended, a jury is told.

Deborah McGurran Article written by Deborah McGurran Deborah McGurran Political editor, East of England

Why Bury St Edmunds MP David Ruffley had to resign

It is a cruel fact of political life that when an MP is forced to stand down it is the scandal the public generally remembers rather than anything else about their career.

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